Review: TALES OF HALLOWEEN

The anthology genre is not a new concept in horror as many fans my age grew up on classics such as CREEPSHOW and TALES FROM THE CRYPT. As I got older, its popularity leveled down a bit until a mini resurgence in recent years. On television we have AMERICAN HORROR STORY where every year brings […]

Bluray Review: DARK SUMMER

When Scream Factory and IFC Midnight announced their partnership, in which the gang at SF would put out the Bluray/DVD releases of films on the Midnight roster, it seemed like a match made in horror heaven. Scream Factory is known for putting out fan favorites and loading them with a good amount of special features, […]

DARK SUMMER and ALIEN OUTPOST Hitting DVD/Bluray This July Via Scream Factory/IFC Midnight

The partnership between genre favorites Scream Factory and IFC Midnight has definitely been a good one, with the team-up doing quite an excellent job putting out some pretty entertaining films, with everything from Jennifer Kent’s THE BABADOOK to The Vicious Brothers’ EXTRATERRESTRIAL all being must have releases for horror fans.  Adding even more solid titles to […]

GRACE Director Paul Solet Heads Into A DARK SUMMER!

It’s been about 4 years since Paul Solet’s damn good directorial debut GRACE, but everyone’s favorite Jack Chop salesman is stepping behind the camera again for DARK SUMMER. Described as highly stylized modern ghost story, “the film follows Daniel Williamson, a 17 year old on house arrest for the summer. With his mother away on […]

Paul Solet Returns with New Short Film GOING DOWN!!!

Paul Solet took the horror genre by storm with his awesome 2009 film GRACE. While we’ve all been waiting for a follow-up from Solet, Icons interviewed Paul back in ’09 (here), and Solet’s popped up here and there in some pretty funny shorts, such as Adam Green’s silly and funny as hell JACK CHOP. Well, […]

New Icons Interview- Paul Solet (2012)

Paul Solet is no stranger to Icons of Fright or myself; having met him through Fangoria releasing our short horror films on DVD a few years ago, I was fortunate to then witness his step-by-step progress in getting his first genre feature, GRACE, off the ground. Joining with Adam Green’s ArieScope Pictures for production,  Paul’s film debuted […]

ICONS Own Adam Barnick Needs Your Help With These RIVULETS Videos!

OK, look – here’s the scoop. One of our nearest and dearest contributors here on ICONS OF FRIGHT is Adam Barnick. If you’ve been a faithful reader of this site since our conception or even a casual reader (or even a newbie!), then I have no doubt that you’ve read his stuff. He’s the one […]

ArieScope’s Annual Halloween Short Is Here! DOWNLOADING AND YOU

The great thing about Adam Green and the entire ArieScope crew is that regardless of how busy they are with their slate of in-progress projects, they always take a little break come October time to deliver a fun Halloween themed/inspired short film. And 2011’s short has just arrived! It’s titled “DOWNLOADING AND YOU” and features […]